Flint, Michigan has 2 chemistry schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in chemistry. With an overall population of 124,943 and a student population of 35,999, approximately 10,183 of Flint students attend one of Flint's schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Flint, by student population, is University of Michigan-Flint. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from University of Michigan-Flint with credentials in chemistry.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Flint's chemistry schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $31,702 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Flint chemistry schools was an average of $35,438 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,055 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Flint. And if you live on campus at one of the Flint-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $7,491 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,382.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Flint, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of chemists in Flint will increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for chemists.